President John Tyler IV

29 March 1790–18 January 1862 (Age 71)
Greenway, Charles City County, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of John

When President John Tyler IV was born on 29 March 1790, in Greenway, Charles City County, Virginia, United States, his father, John Tyler, was 43 and his mother, Mary Marot Armistead, was 28. He married Letitia Christian on 29 March 1813, in New Kent, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Charles City, Charles City County, Virginia, United States in 1850. In 1841, at the age of 54, his occupation is listed as 10th president of the united states of america in United States. He died on 18 January 1862, in Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia, United States.

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President John Tyler IV
Letitia Christian
Marriage: 29 March 1813
Mary Tyler
Robert Tyler Jr.
John Tyler
Letitia Tyler
Elizabeth Prescilla Tyler
Ann Contesse Tyler
Alice Tyler
Tazewell Tyler

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  • Marriage
    29 March 1813New Kent, Virginia, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
    1791 · The Bill of Rights
    Age 1
    After the Constitution was made, some objections were raised by Anti-Federalists. So, in response ten amendments were discussed and voted on to become The Bill of Rights. These rights were made to clarify and guarantee certain freedoms of residents of the country.
    Age 22
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 20078;2007: 46215; 2010: 66056)English: occupational name from Old French tieuleor, tiewelier, tuilier, Middle English tiler(e), tiʒeler ‘tiler’, for someone who made or laid tiles for floors or roofs. This name may have become confused with Tiller . Wat Tyler was a leader of the English Peasants' Revolt in 1381, although his name may not have been hereditary at the time.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    John Tyler, 10 President of the United States

    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia John Tyler Tyler Daguerreotype crop (restoration).jpg 10th President of the United States In office April 4, 1841 – March 4, 1845 Vice President None Preceded by …

    Sources (38)

    • John Tyler, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Jno. Tyler in entry for L.g. Tyler, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"
    • John Tyler in entry for Lyon G Tyler, "Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987"

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